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Address: 32 Cannery Row Ste 8, Monterey, CA 93940-2924
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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47'Luxury Italian Racer Cruiser sailing yacht for your personal and...

47'Luxury Italian Racer Cruiser sailing yacht for your personal and intimate pleasure for sailing our beautiful Monterey Bay Sanctuary. Bring all your own goodies and party with Bella on the Bay Monterey. All amenity's you will need on board. Only 6 guests per cruise for our groups so its spacious and intimate. Or private Charters for up to 6 max. Please! its just me and my boat so if I don't answer right away leave me a message and I will return the call as soon as I am able. Thanks Your Captain Christian...;)

      My Whale watch trip is 4 hours and goes from 10am til 2pm its my half day special for 650.00 for up to 6 total guests. You bring your own lunch and goodies for the trip, beer and wine is OK too. Its private only so it would just be you guys . We will see whales almost for sure on my half day special and plenty of time to enjoy them . The seas and wind is usually calm in the morning and will pick up typically around 12 or so for a great sail coming home.

      My 2 hour group sales are 85.00 per person and go from 2 to 4 or 4 to 6. You also can bring your own beer and wine and snacks if you wish. On the 2 hour sails we see whales and dolphins all the time but there are definitely no guarantees to see everything every time because they need to be in the area we are sailing and close enough to get to them in the one hour out that we sail.

      We are blessed to have some whales here year round and plenty of Dolphins come through all year too.

      My private sails are 175.00 an hour with a 2 hour minimum for up to 6 total guest and we could go any time that I am not already scheduled. Again you can bring your own goodies aboard .On the 2 hour sails we see whales and dolphins all the time but there are definitely no guarantees to see everything every time because they need to be in the area we are sailing and close enough to get to them in the one hour out that we sail.

      Hope to see ya here for something .

Thanks You

Your Captain Christian....:)

PS The evening sail is rare to see whales..

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Very Fun Way to see Monterey Bay

My family of 5 recently embarked on our first sailing experience and it could not have been better. Captain Christian is an excellent sailor and an excellent host. He even had... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2012
CripeCrew
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Reviewed August 9, 2012

My family of 5 recently embarked on our first sailing experience and it could not have been better. Captain Christian is an excellent sailor and an excellent host. He even had extra coats for us to wear since we did not plan well for the bay weather. Christian made the sailing fun and he has a great personality. I would... More 

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Barrington, Illinois
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Reviewed August 7, 2012

An earlier review on Trip Advisor prompted us to book a cruise with Christian. They were spot on in their review. Christian is fun, kind and reads the crowd. We had unusually rough waters, so my husband started to get queezy. He moved him to the back of the boat and kept him happy in a calmer seat, while he... More 

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Reviewed July 18, 2012

Captain Christian makes this trip fun for everyone. He was so considerate, offering us drinks, instructing us where best to sit, letting us drive the boat, etc. And sailing in the bay is a wonderful experience with great views of Monterey. We had a wonderful time and felt the trip was well worth the price.

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Reviewed July 5, 2012

Captain Christian, Thank you for your gracious gift of sailing us on the Monterey Bay. You truly have a great talent, but more importantly, you have gift of understanding people and getting people excited about nature. "0h yah" your trademark saying still echoes in my ears. When something great or wonderful is happening, my wife frequently says, "Oh yah". We... More 

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San Jose, California
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Reviewed June 25, 2012

My husband and I recently celebrated our 25th anniversary and decided to go sailing. We went on the sunset cruise. There 5 of us total. It was such an amazing treat. Captain Christian is a wonderful captain and his boat is gorgeous. I would highly recommend this trip and will plan to go again!

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Santa Clara, California, United States
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Reviewed June 18, 2012

Had a great time on 17-June with Captain Christian, his capable assistants & my family. Upon arrival at Bella's very inviting office Chris welcomed us warmly and introduced us to his assistants for the day, Jarod & Natalie. We then walked down to the dock and boarded Bella, a beautiful 46.5' sailboat with gorgeous teak almost everywhere, giving it a... More 

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Reviewed June 10, 2012

We loved the two hour adventure at sea. Beautiful location for a sail boat ride.. Christian is very friendly and helpful. I will be back for another sail.

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Reviewed May 20, 2012

Captain Chris took us out on a beautiful morning and treated us to an exquisite sail, complete with the sighting of two humpbacks! Personalized, friendly, and enjoyable, this is a first-rate trip!

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CaptainChristian, Manager at Bella Monterey Bay, responded to this review

Hi Teresa and Greg thanks so much for the review . Check out the amazing picture taken of us from the other whale boat that day !!! See ya next time and enjoy...:) Your Captain Christian...:) More 

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Reviewed May 12, 2012 via mobile

Captain Christian..a pro. A memorable day! Trip was interesting and so much to see on the bay..

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed May 11, 2012

Good times had by all! Capt. Christian took great care of us. Top notch sailor. The Bella is a comfy/fun boat to sail. Well worth the money.

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